Elder Care in Oakwood, OH
Oakwood's Preferred Elder Care Provider
Elder care is a great service for our elderly loved ones that have still can maintain their independence, but do prefer some help around the house and out on social outings. What is elder care? Elder care refers to that emotional support our dedicated CAREGiversSM provide to your loved one. There are many challenges that our senior citizens experience every day that we may overlook. Whether it’s help around the house with basic tasks, medication reminders, scheduling doctor’s appointments, assistance with errands like shopping, escorting your aging loved one to social engagements, or simply having somebody there for your loved one when they desire conversation or need basic assistance.
Benefits of Home Instead Elder Care
There are many benefits to companion care. Studies have consistently shown that an active mind will remain sharper longer and reduce the chances of an elderly person developing dementia or other mental diseases. Furthermore, many senior citizens that experience depression, anxiety, or loneliness also experience negative health trends because of these emotional symptoms. Activities like: scrapbooking, storytelling, recounting old historical events or discussing recent news items keeps our aging loved ones mentally alert and provides them with some quality time to socially engage with a compassionate person. Other activities like playing board games or card games, crafting, or scrapbooking are creative outlets that allow your loved one the opportunity to do something they love in Oakwood, OH, while keeping their mind sharp.
Elder Care is Beneficial for Oakwood Families
Studies show that an active mind is less likely to develop debilitating memory conditions like dementia or Alzheimer’s. Similarly, physical activity and good nutritional assistance are always beneficial qualities to incorporate into the lives of our elderly loved ones. Socially speaking, an elderly person often needs assistance doing the things they love to do and having somebody there to offer them that support in engaging in events can be beneficial. In other words, the more active your loved is, typically, the happier they are as well.
At Home Instead®, flexible scheduling and plenty of options of activities, our friendly staff of CAREGivers is ready and willing to embark on whatever the next adventure is with your loved one. Your loved one will benefit socially, physically, mentally, and emotionally from elder care. Home Instead can also provide additional services:
Most seniors enjoy visits from a new friend and helping them accomplish tasks and enjoy favorite activities is good for seniors' health. We can play games, visit neighbors, watch movies or plan activities, whatever is most helpful for the senior and their family.
Home Helper Services:
Receiving help with home tasks that are more difficult for seniors is often crucial to allowing seniors to continue to live in their home. Plus, our home helper services free up time for family caregivers to spend more quality time with their loved one. Home Helper services include cleaning, laundry, shopping, running errands and helping however we can.
Personal Care Services:
Having an outside caregiver help with personal care such as bathing, dressing and mobility helps preserve important family relationships and preserves the dignity of the senior. Our trained CAREGivers treat each senior with the utmost of respect in all personal care matters.
Our CAREGivers can fill in for family caregivers to allow them to find time for their own lives and family, go on vacation or just take time to replenish your physical, emotional and spiritual needs.
We make it easy to get started with a complimentary initial consultation. We can get to know each other, we'll listen carefully to your needs and concerns, we can share the experience of hundreds of other families with whom we've worked, and we'll make recommendations for service. Please call us today at (937) 434-3900. We look forward to meeting you soon.